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Laurens County Sheriff’s Office arrested forty-three-year-old Tracy Lynn Kennedy and thirty-eight-year-old Jason Edward Kennedy both of 491 Chapman Road #26, Fountain Inn on Monday. Also arrested was twenty-five-year-old Eric John Haggstrom of 113 Holland Street, Simpsonville.

Six South Carolina Title I schools are being recognized for superior student achievement, the South Carolina Department of Education (SCDE) announced today.

After 817 unofficial votes were cast on Tuesday, Bob McLean and Danny Cook will need a runoff election to decide who will be the next mayor of Clinton.

Over the past five years, Laurens District 55 Schools have seen consistent improvement on SAT scores in reading, writing and math.

The Laurens County Hall of Heroes 2013 celebration began on Saturday morning with a parade through downtown Laurens.

The pet of the week for GoLaurens is a female Corgi mix turned over by her owner. She is a great little dog. She is sweet, calm and very friendly. 

The Laurens County Hall of Heroes inducted 26 highly-decorated veterans into their ninth class on Saturday night at Laurens High School.

Students, faculty, alumni and friends came to Hickory Tavern School on Saturday to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the school and as the alma mater says, 'cherishing our fondest memories ever to defend'. 

The Laurens County Community Theatre will be holding auditions for the upcoming production of The Red Velvet Cake War written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten on September 30 from 7:00pm until 8:30. 

The Laurens County Sheriff’s Office is once again this year hosting the Haunted Jail to benefit the annual Christmas for Kids program.